Board and Staff

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CHAIR
Dr. Barbara O'Connor
Professor Emeritus
California State University, Sacramento
Retired, National Board of Directors AARP

VICE CHAIR
Carol Whiteside
Partner
California Strategies , LLC

TREASURER-CFO
Richard Motta
Retired Vice President
AT&T

SECRETARY
Reneé D. Martinez
President Emeritus
Los Angeles City College

Jeff Campbell
Vice President, The Americas
Global Government Affairs
Cisco Systems, Inc.

The Honorable Martha M. Escutia
Former California State Senator
Vice President Government Relations
University of Southern California

Barb Johnston
CEO
HealthLinkNow Inc.

Jim Kirkland
General Counsel
Trimble Inc.

Timothy J. McCallion
Adjunct Professor
California State University Los Angeles
Retired President - West Region, Verizon

Darrell J. Stewart
Public Sector Manager
Intel Corporation

Dorian Traube, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Dworak-Peck School of Social Work
University of Southern California (USC)

Melinda White
CEO
Black Walnut Ventures LLC
Retired Region President
Frontier Communications

President and CEO
Sunne Wright McPeak
California Emerging Technology Fund

EXECUTIVE
Barbara O'Connor, Chair
Carol Whiteside, Vice Chair
Richard Motta, Treasurer
Renee Martinez, Secretary

AUDIT
Tim McCallion, Chair
Jeff Campbell
Melinda White
Carol Whiteside
Milton Chen

NOMINATING
Barb Johnston, Chair
Darrell Stewart
Renee Martinez
Dorian Traube

 

 

 

 

 

CETF STAFF
President and CEO Sunne Wright McPeak
Senior Vice President Susan Walters
Vice President Alana O'Brien
Associate Vice President Gladys Palpallatoc
Associate Vice President Raquel Cinat
Program Assistant Dino Nartea
Neighborhood Transformation Consultant Larry Best
Communications Associate Nadine Hugg
School2Home Executive Manager Agustin Urgiles
School2Home Senior Program Manager Renee Hill
School2Home Senior Project Manager Rosa Guerrero
Digital Inclusion Director Debbie Shireman
San Jose Digital Inclusion Director Charlene Tatis

LEGAL COUNSEL
General Counsel Melinda Guzman
Outside Special Counsel Rachelle Chong